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Senior iOS Developer

at Scribd Inc (San Francisco, CA, USA) Full Time Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

Job Description:

The Job

Scribd is already one of the largest applications on the web, and now we are making an aggressive push into mobile. We believe that existing mobile reading experiences for long-form written content do not take full advantage of the power of the new smartphones, and that we can do a better job. With our library of over 150 million articles, our mobile apps will give consumers access to more written content than any other app currently available.

We are building out a terrific mobile team with experience in both iPhone and Android platforms to create these applications. We need strong leadership from seasoned iOS and Mac developers to mentor other team members who are new to the platform and architect our applications. This is an opportunity to get in and architect a new large-scale application from the ground up, with the potential for leadership opportunities.

The Ideal Profile

The ideal candidate is a seasoned iOS developer with successful released apps. You’ve mastered the intricacies of Objective C, Cocoa Touch, and designing great user experiences for iOS platforms. You’re itching to have a leadership role in a large-scale mobile development project with a top-notch engineering team.


Lead mobile development on iOS. Design, architect, implement, and test Scribd’s new mobile apps. Mentor and recruit new engineers on the team. Create amazing mobile reading experiences.


* Comprehensive experience with iOS development

* Successful released apps in the app store (please include names)

* Deep understanding of Objective C, including memory management and the Foundation Framework

* 1+ years work experience as a software engineer

* Computer Science degree or equivalent experience

* Understanding of scalability, systems engineering, and algorithms

* Strong knowledge of C/C++

* Excellent product sense and design sense

This position reports to Dir of Engineering.

How to apply:

Please send your email cover letter and resume with the subject “Your name– Senior iOS Developer” to [email protected].